Best Steering Supplier – Palmarine Palmarine went international many years ago when it moved from Sydney to Singapore. Originally well known in Australia for its versatile, innovative and high quality hydraulic steering systems for fishing boats, tugs, ferries and other commercial vessels, it is now very much a global ..
Welcome to the Baird Maritime “Best of 2019” awards. When it came to deciding the winners for 2019, we again turned to the blueprint originally devised seven years ago. With only minor tweaks and improvements, the judging criteria have largely remained unchanged. For the best marine equipment suppliers, market ..
Naval architecture is arguably one of the world’s oldest professions. There is ample evidence of it existing for more than five millennia! And, like many other professions, even, perhaps, the oldest, it has always combined the best of science and art. As the maritime world transformed from sails and galley slaves through ..
It’s everything naval architecture this week and next at BairdMaritime.com as we visit all four corners of the globe to bring you the latest news, vessel reviews, features and opinion pieces covering all aspects of maritime design. Design • Testing • Analysis • Software • Engineering Remember to come back ..
I often find myself joining the cause of fishermen around the world lamenting the lack of consultation by government scientists and bureaucrats with legitimate fishermen. The governing bodies define total allowable catches and negotiate international boundaries or close areas to create marine parks. Sometimes there will be ..
As was strongly predicted more than twenty years ago by our Australian aquaculture columnist and leading fish farmer, Hagen Stehr, fish farming is moving further offshore and the vessels required to service those fish farms have become bigger, more powerful and more versatile. While Hagen’s predictions may have been a few ..
You can’t say you weren’t warned (here). The mirror on the wall of the Baird offices was right. On January 21 McDermott International filed for Chapter Eleven ..
The Port of Kiel experienced an 8.4 per cent increase in passenger traffic to nearly 2.4 million and an increase of 1.9 per cent increase in cargo throughput to 6.8 ..